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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.